Linux Systems Engineer - RHEL / CentOS / Fedora
Kforce - Middletown, NY

This job posting is no longer available on Kforce. Find similar jobs: Linux System Engineer jobs - Kforce jobs

A Kforce client is seeking a Systems Engineer in Middletown, New York (NY). The Systems Engineer will apply a variety of infrastructure experience to designing, implementing and testing new business solutions, hardware refreshes and configurations enhancements. This individual will work very closely with software development teams, production operations teams and support groups to meet business and technical demands. He/she will be able to apply virtualization experience, network design and storage concepts to develop designs and proposals for infrastructure changes with high availability in mind. Other responsibilities include: Mentor and train junior level Linux administrators on staff, support of Zimbra email system running on the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) operating system, lead on LINUX administration (upgrades, patching, testing and monitoring) on development and test servers in lab environment.

Specific Responsibilities:
  • Shares responsibility for the day-to-day support, maintenance and monitoring of development & testing equipment running Red Hat Linux. Troubleshooting with development teams, making OS changes, testing changes and documenting changes for hand off to production teams
  • Meet with internal clients to gather technical requirements for new projects, document technical proposals, and be able to review with team in a clear and concise manner
  • Perform resource monitoring, performance tuning, and scaling of infrastructure as needed on the RHEL systems
  • Administer virtual machines using vShpere v5
  • Administer RHEL Network Satellite management platform
  • Customize scripts to kickstart RHEL systems; setup other automations to streamline repetitive administration
  • Develop, implement, test and document best practices/standards
  • Keep abreast of latest changes and feature availability for Linux, email/webmail, HA, Cisco BAC / CNR and virtualization environments
  • Configure, monitor, and manage physical storage and file systems

Kforce - 13 months ago - save job - block
Recommended Jobs
Linux Engineer
Velocity Technology Resources - Chester, NY
Velocity Technology Resources - 3 days ago
Easily apply
About this company
251 reviews
Kforce (Nasdaq:KFRC) is a professional staffing and solutions firm providing flexible and permanent staffing solutions in the skill areas of...